Positions

Research Areas research areas

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2017 Synagogues and the Hebrew ProphetsSynagogues in the Islamic World.  31-50. 2017
2014 Islamic Architecture and Institutions in the Late Medieval CityHistory Compass.  12:912-923. 2014
2014 Architecture and Hagiography in the Ottoman EmpireInternational Journal of Islamic Architecture2014
2011 Khiḍr and the Changing Frontiers of the Medieval WorldMedieval Encounters.  17:120-146. 2011
2000 Khidr, Elwan Celebi and the conversion of sacred sanctuaries in AnatoliaThe Muslim World.  90:309-322. 2000
Khidr and the Changing Frontiers of the Medieval WorldMedieval Encounters

Book

Year Title
Cities and Saints: Sufism and the Transformation of Urban Space in Medieval Anatolia
Lessons from Mosul: Urban Memory and Intangible Heritage in Iraq and Turkey
Lessons from Mosul: Urban Memory and Intangible Heritage in Iraq and Turkey
Saintly Spheres and Islamic Landscapes
Saintly Spheres and Islamic Landscapes.  Ed. Wolper, Ethel. 

Chapter

Year Title
2017 Shrines of the Prophets and Jewish Communities: Ancient Synagogues and Tombs in Medieval Iraq.  31-50. 2017
2015 Khidr and the Politics of Translation in Mosul Mar Behnam, St George and Khidr Ilyas.  379-392. 2015
2013 Khidr and the Politics of Place: Creating Landscapes of Continuity 2013
2013 Khidr and the Language of Conversion: Creating Landscapes of Discontinuity 2013
2011 Islamic Art 2011
Sufi Buildings and Networks of Authority in Medieval Anatolia.  Ed. Wolper, Ethel. 

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
Constructing the Parameters of Devotion in Medieval Anatolia: Reflections on the Zawiyas of Tokat
Urban Memory and Intangible Heritage in Mosul: The Politics of Shrine Reconstruction and Religious Communities

Teaching Activities

  • Colloquium/ Cities in History Taught course 2018
  • Top/Islamic Cultr & Civiliztn Taught course 2018
  • Coll/Wake of ISIS Taught course 2018
  • Honors/Islam, Art, & the Past Taught course 2018
  • Intro to Historical Thinking Taught course 2017
  • Islam in the Modern Age Taught course 2017
  • Colloq/Islam Caliphate ISIS Taught course 2016
  • Medieval Islam Taught course 2016
  • Colloq/Islam&Modern Middl East Taught course 2016
  • Foreign Cultures Taught course 2016
  • Islam in the Modern Age Taught course 2015
  • Sem/World History Networks Taught course 2015
  • Foreign Cultures/Islam Taught course 2014
  • Intro to Historical Thinking Taught course 2014
  • Colloq/Sultans, Harems, Spies Taught course 2014
  • Medieval World Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. PublicRelationsAdvertAppldComm, University of Chicago
  • M.A. Art History,Criticism&Conserv., University of Chicago
  • Ph.D. Art History,Criticism&Conserv., University of California - Los Angeles
  • Full Name

  • Ethel Wolper